FREELANCE Simultaneous Interpreter —
This Memento is best described as an immersive insight and strategy agency with offices in Amsterdam and Berlin. We have made it our mission to get under the skin of people by applying anthropological methods to research.
Recently, we have gotten the opportunity to work on a qualitative research project for one of our clients in Saudi-Arabia. Hence, we are looking for experienced moderation, interpretation, and recruitment partners in the area, that ideally has a keen eye for Saudi-Arabian youth culture and trends, as well as sports.
The project would kick off around August/September 2019 and would, amongst other things, include face-to-face interviews in Arabic in Jeddah and Al-Riyadh, Saudi-Arabia, with possible workshops in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Are fluent in Arabic and English
Have a minimum of 3 years of experience in simultaneous interpretation in Arabic and English
Ideally, you —
Have a keen eye for Saudi-Arabian youth culture and trends, as well as sports
Have a strong awareness and eye for spotting macro and micro trends in Saudi-Arabia
Are well-connected and “in the know” about what is going on in Saudi-Arabia
Interested in and curious about people
Your general responsibilities would include:
Possibly translating materials from Arabic to English and vice-versa as well as simpler face-to-face interaction
Simultaneous translation of one-on-one and group interviews
If this sounds like you, do not hesitate to send in your resumé along with a cover letter explaining —
Your connection to youth culture and sports in Saudi-Arabia
What parts of your professional background and personality that makes you a perfect fit for this project
Your current location and availability to travel
— to firstname.lastname@example.org.